Category: Local News

Get Ready for Construction on George Bolton Parkway

George Bolton Parkway will be reconstructed from Hwy 50 to Nixon Road. This work will include minor repairs to the storm sewer, replacement of curbs and road reconstruction with 140 mm of asphalt. The driving surface will be reconfigured to

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Shelburne Police Looking for Witnesses After a Fail to Remain Collision

On Monday April 7th, Shelburne Police responded to a collision near Glenbrook School.  The investigation revealed that a black SUV struck a light standard causing significant damage to the vehicle.  The black SUV will have serious damage to the front

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Spencer Avenue Elementary School is The Battle of The Books Champion

The Intermediate Battle of the Books competition for grade seven and eight students was held at the Mill Street Library on Wednesday, April 12. After a close competition between the five participating schools, Spencer Avenue Elementary School came out on

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Have Coffee With The Orangeville Police Chief

Orangeville Police once again invites you to have “Coffee with the Chief” and discuss any concerns you have regarding policing issues in the community. Members of the community have given feedback that they would like to see the sessions continue

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Orangeville Police Need Your Help Locating a Missing Female

Orangeville Police is asking for help from the public to locate a 14-year-old female who was last seen when she left her home on Wednesday, April 12. Hermione Quill, 14, left her Orangeville home at 9 p.m. on Wednesday April

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Celebrate Earth Week in Orangeville

Earth Week activities run from April 22 to 28 in Orangeville, kicking off with Orangeville Rotary Club’s “Let’s Make Orangeville Shine”. The community clean-up and Earth Day tree planting starts at 9 a.m. Register at Rotary Park for clean-up or

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Orangeville Police have Charged Three People in Connection with Trafficking of Drugs

In March, Orangeville Police received information that a female was selling illicit drugs from a Bythia Street home. Police began an investigation which culminated with police executing a search warrant at the home and the arrest of three individuals. On

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Orangeville Dufferin MS Walk Participants Recognized with the Donation of a Bench

Sharleen Saar has donated a bench to the Town of Orangeville to recognize all the Orangeville Dufferin MS Walk participants.  Sharleen submitted a request to the Honours Committee under the Commemoration Policy and the bench was installed on Brenda Boulevard

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Dufferin OPP to Conduct Seat Belt Campaign this Easter Long Weekend

The OPP are reporting a 20-year low and a steady decrease in seat belt-related deaths as they get set to conduct their Seat Belt Campaign over the Easter Long Weekend. A total of 45 seat belt-related road fatalities occurred on OPP-patrolled

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Erin Man Charged With Fraud Related To An Auston Matthews Rookie Card

The OPP has charged a 31-year-old man from Erin after he allegedly accepted an online payment for an Auston Matthews rookie card but never delivered on the product. Police say the victim completed an online purchase and

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Family Reunited With Lost Dog After Over 1-Year Of Him Missing

A Brampton woman says she almost lost hope of seeing her dog Timmy again after the male Shih Tzu slipped out of the family home in September, 2015 and disappeared. Miriam Coronel says her dream of a reunion became a

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Wellington County OPP Charge Orangeville man with Break and Enter

On April 8, 2017 just after 9 p.m., Wellington County OPP responded to a Break and Enter to a home on Tait Crescent in Fergus. A female had returned home to discover a male in her home. When she confronted him, he

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Easter Weekend Closures in Caledon

Due to the Easter weekend, the following closures will be in effect for Friday, April 14, Saturday, April 15 and Sunday, April 16, 2017: Town of Caledon Town Hall – Closed Fire & Emergency Services Administration Office (6211 Old Church Road)

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Annual Fire Hydrant Flushing and Maintenance in Orangeville

To Users of the Following Water Systems: Orangeville Water System Cardinal Woods Water System (Mono) Coles/Island Lake/Purple Hill Water System (Mono) Be aware that from April 24 to June 30, 2017 between 7:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday

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Fire Closes Alliston Wal-Mart, 15 year-old Charged with Arson

On Friday, April 7, 2017, at  11:48 pm, Nottawasaga  OPP, were called to the scene of a fire involving the Walmart on Dunham Drive in Alliston, Town of New Tecumseth. On the arrival of New Tecumseth Fire, members located the

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